Helen Lorene Hokanson SwensenSept. 11, 1919 ~ Jan. 6, 2012Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend passed away of natural causes with family surrounding her. She had a great love for life, family, and her Father in Heaven. We were blessed to have her as our mother.Helen was born to Olive Iverson & Gustave Adolph Hokanson, step-mother, Elfa, siblings Elaine Bjornn (dec), Dorothy Harvey and step brothers, Von and Milton. She met and married her eternal companion and sweetheart, Einar Willard Swensen (dec), Salt Lake Temple, August 30, 1948. Survived by children, Carol, Marlene, (Roy Zander), Paul, and Barry; 6 grandchildren, (Dean, Nicole, Kristen, Paul, Alice, and David); 2 great- grandchildren (Aleksia and Colett).Viewing: Wasatch Lawn Mortuary, 3401 South Highland Drive, 6 7 pm, Jan 19, 2012. Funeral services: Grandview Ward, 2930 South 2000 East, SLC, viewing 12 1 pm. Service 1 2 pm, Jan 20, 2012. Interment: Wasatch Lawn Memorial Park.